HOME >> MEDICINE >> NEWS
Music therapy strikes a chord with cancer patients

nd doctors originally thought that the patient had to be playing an instrument or singing along, but passive listening or simply the presence of the therapist providing music itself can be therapeutic."

Now with funding from the National Institutes of Health, the team is conducting a larger study to check its results. In the current study, scientists will also measure the amount of medicine that patients receive for pain and nausea, and they'll monitor levels of the patients' cytokines molecules in the body that are key to helping a patient's immune system establish itself after a transplant.

In addition to Sahler and Hunter, immunologist Jane Liesveld, M.D., medical director of the bone marrow transplant unit, helped direct the study.


'"/>

Contact: Tom Rickey
trickey@admin.rochester.edu
585-275-7954
University of Rochester Medical Center
30-Jul-2003


Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Musical fruit rich source of healthy antioxidants; black beans highest
2. Musical interlude helps sleep quality, research shows
3. Music softens patients surgery-related rise in blood pressure
4. Music, relaxation can complement pain medicine
5. Relaxation And Music Significantly Reduce Patients Postoperative Pain
6. Study shows patch therapy may be as effective as oral medications
7. Novel therapy tested in mice could chase away cat allergies
8. Drug therapy may be comparable to invasive cardiac procedures for elderly patients with heart attack
9. Risk of cardiac death after radiotherapy for breast cancer has declined, study finds
10. Antiretroviral therapy may prevent excess risk of some cancers in people with HIV
11. Bevacizumab combined with chemotherapy prolongs survival for some patients with advanced lung cancer

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:9/22/2017)... ... September 22, 2017 , ... "Success Files," a short- ... Alzheimer’s. Alzheimer’s is a disease estimated to affect the lives of more than ... the Alzheimer’s Association, a leading voice in the fight for cure and research ...
(Date:9/22/2017)... ... September 22, 2017 , ... ... and create life. Although frozen embryos have a slight statistical advantage for live ... freezing is a wonderful opportunity for women undergoing medical treatment or who are ...
(Date:9/21/2017)... ... September 21, 2017 , ... SABRE is raising awareness about personal ... to the end of November. , The Chicago, Illinois, based self-defense brand has been ... them about the ease of taking their personal safety into their own hands. , ...
(Date:9/21/2017)... ... September 21, 2017 , ... Bill Howe Plumbing’s mission is to create an ... to the community. For over 37 years, they have operated with their mission at ... in San Diego. They were chosen as the Best San Diego plumber in ...
(Date:9/21/2017)... ... September 21, 2017 , ... Japanese Zen artist couple, Fumie and Kentaro ... 7th and 8th October at Miranda Kuo Gallery on Lower East Side, NYC. This ... Zen Kodo mat. Wanderlust , one of the largest US yoga online media ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:9/6/2017)...  Medical professionals are expected to continuously ... their patients. Medical simulations offer clinicians the ... Simulation provides a safe method for teaching ... refine techniques and build confidence, without putting ... such as augmented reality, will now provide ...
(Date:9/5/2017)... 5, 2017  Xyntek Inc. has announced another milestone in their continued growth ... to meet the growing demands of customer engagements regionally.  ... Xyntek's new Midwest office is located at 318 West Adams Street, Suite ... Xyntek's ... ...
(Date:9/1/2017)... , Sept. 1, 2017  Explorers Like Us ( https://explorerslikeus.com/ ... greatest aural experiences — and deliver these experiences as part ... help people feel and heal better. ... While nothing beats a walk, jog ... your mind, Life Environments™ is the next best thing when ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
Cached News: